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Taylor Falls Iron Bridge

Photos 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Lenticular through truss bridge over Merrimack River on Road
Location
Nashua, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1882 by Corrugated Metal Co.; Replaced 1911
Builder
- Corrugated Metal Co. of East Berlin, Connecticut [also known as Berlin Iron Bridge Co.]
Railroad
- Nashua Street Railway
Design
3 span Lenticular through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 176.0 ft.
Total length: 494.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.76329, -71.44410   (decimal degrees)
42°45'48" N, 71°26'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/300017/4737425 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Nashua North
Inventory number
BH 71652 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 22, 2016: Updated by Michael Quiet: Refined builder name, per year of constrcution
  • April 21, 2016: New photo from Art Suckewer
  • April 2, 2016: Updated by Luke: Refined name

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Sources 

  • Luke
  • Michael Quiet - mquiet [at] gmail [dot] com